Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for MSTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSTest over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft MSTest
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 - 140
Rank change year-on-year - +140 -9
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.071% - 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 - £32,500
10th Percentile £42,500 - £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 - £33,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +63.64% -26.67% -6.25%

MSTest is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 372 478 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 26.31% 21.50% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 285 396 256
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.33%

MSTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing MSTest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for MSTest in Gloucestershire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSTest in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for MSTest in Gloucestershire

MSTest
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £45,000 -
MSTest
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing MSTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

MSTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET